NDIA 26th Navy Gold Coast Small Business Procurement Event Small Business Procurement Event "Small Business and the Navy - Keeping the Sea Lanes open for American Prosperity", also simply known as the "Gold Coast". The purpose of Gold Coasat is to provide a forum to educate, guide, and assist businesses, especially small businesses, in working with the government, primarily the Department of Defense. NDIA is working to bring informative and motivating speakers to present topics of interest regarding working with the government, specifically the Department of the Navy. Plan on attending exciting and relevant general/plenary and break-out sessions. Visit over 250 industry and government exhibitors along with dozens of posters containing company information and opportunities. There will also be plenty of opportunities for networking.